POLI 1041 Fundamental Concepts of Politics (Fall/Spring/Summer: 3 )
This is an introduction to the study of politics through a consideration of some of the basic elements associated with governing: the political association, justice, constitutions, equality, liberty, conflict among citizens and between citizens and governments, conflict among governments. Each of the course instructors uses a different set of readings, drawing on a mix of political philosophy texts, works on international politics, novels, biographies. Emphasis is on interesting and important readings, discussion, and writing.
Instructor(s): Dennis Hale, Alice Behnegar, Candace Hetzner, Paul T. Wilford, Timothy McCranor and Peter NeCastro
Last Updated: 24-Feb-17